Shidoshi, Dojo Cho
Markk is the head instructor at Earthway. He has been involved in the martial arts for over 30 years, begining with Jeet Kune Do and Kung Fu before settling into Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu. Markk currently holds the rank of Roku Dan (6th degree black belt) under Shihan Luke Molitor of the Jigoku Dojo in Dallas, TX.
Markk has been fortunate to train with some of the most skilled shihan (master instructors) in the art who were kind enough to pass on their knowledge obtained from the senior instructors in Japan.
After becoming a father, Markk saw the importance of teaching martial arts to children and became passionate about developing and refining specialty programs that focus on the specific needs of children at various ages.
Markk has worked as an armed guard in the Nuclear Security Industry, specializing in counter-terrorism threats.
Markk has taught many seminars on subjects such as children's safety, women's self protection as well as military and law enforcement specialties.
Markk has also trained extensively in the wilderness survival arts and offers special seminars on various survival topics.